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  • adj. Fond of women

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Fond of woman.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Excessively fond of women.


Latin mulier, woman (Wiktionary)


  • To Mr. Middleton's surprise, the lady immediately quieted at the words of the mulierose man and instead of berating him, coughed nervously and hung her head sheepishly.

    The Strange Adventures of Mr. Middleton

  • With a roar, the mulierose man launched himself at Mr. Middleton, who dexterously stepping aside, had the satisfaction of seeing his assailant slip and fall on the wet sidewalk.

    The Strange Adventures of Mr. Middleton

  • "I haven't," said the mulierose man with the utmost composure.

    The Strange Adventures of Mr. Middleton

  • Mr. Middleton was at his wit's end to supply a hypothesis to answer why the mulierose man, from being a criminal and object of the lady's just wrath, should suddenly have become an inquisitor, sitting in judgment upon her conduct.

    The Strange Adventures of Mr. Middleton

  • There, with his face buried in his hands, seated on a roll of carpeting with a tack hammer and saucer of tacks at his side, sat the mulierose man!

    The Strange Adventures of Mr. Middleton

  • The good-looking waitress invited Mr. Middleton to sit at ease by a table in a rear part of the room, where lolling on the opposite side, with charming unconsciousness she let her hand lie stretched more than half across the board, a rampart of crumpled newspapers concealing it from the view of the eighth guest of the mulierose man.

    The Strange Adventures of Mr. Middleton

  • Her voice rose to a shriek, and at the sound a woman's head popped out of the window above and the mulierose man came running to the door.

    The Strange Adventures of Mr. Middleton

  • At the house whence the mulierose man had issued, a very unprepossessing old woman, with a teapot in her right hand, was opening the front door to admit a large yellow cat whom she addressed as "Mahoney," an appellation which, while not infrequently the family name of persons of Irish birth or descent, is of very seldom application to members of the domestic cat tribe, Felis cattus.

    The Strange Adventures of Mr. Middleton

  • The mulierose man and he had exchanged hats at the restaurant.

    The Strange Adventures of Mr. Middleton

  • "Well then, dame, mulierose -- that means wrapped up, body and soul, in women.

    The Cloister and the Hearth


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  • Some meanings exist on a range,
    With context and time they can change;
    Thus, fond can mean liking
    Or something more striking.
    Mewonders why you find this strange?

    March 5, 2016

  • What youthinks?

    March 4, 2016

  • Methinks there's a world of difference between definitions 'fond of women' and 'excessively fond of women'.

    March 4, 2016

  • His passion unrulier grows,
    Provoking peculiar throes:
    It's part of the essence
    Of male adolescence,
    The curse of the mulierose.

    March 4, 2016

  • What's wrong with being excessively fond of women?

    January 31, 2016